Jacques Servier

 

 

 

Age: 92

 

Summary: founder of France's second-largest pharmaceutical company Servier Laboratories who became ensnared in a scandal over a diabetes drug widely used for weight loss when he and his lab were at the center of one of France's biggest health scandals, in which the drug Mediator was alleged to be responsible for the deaths of hundreds of people.

 

 

Cause of Death: Old age ailment

 

Born: February 9, 1922

 

Died: April 16, 2014

 

Location: Paris, France